Production Operatives

Working Hours: Full-Time (37.5hrs per week)

Shift Patterns: 5 out of 7 (06:00am- 14:00pm or 14:00pm-22:00pm or 22:00pm-06:00am)

Rate of Pay: Meets National Living Wage

About The Role

David Wood Foods is a food manufacturing organisation with a site based in Scarborough. We have over 20 years experience in the food business, and currently produce a range of quality products for the retail and foodservice industry from seven high-tech factories.

We are looking for  “Production Operatives” to join our fast growing team and business based in Scarborough.
Your main task is to Produce, Pick and Pack  products in an efficient and timely manner and to the highest possible quality standards (doing quality checks on your own).

Responsibilities & Requirements

  • Prepare and complete orders for delivery according to plan.
  • To fulfil any reasonable tasks requested by your Team Leader/Supervisor/Manager
  • Ensure Health & Safety guidelines/procedures are being adhered to at all times, and that you are complying with company policy of Clean As You Go within your work station.
  • Ensure Food Quality/Safety and legality procedures and checks, sign offs & paperwork is completed as per DWF requirements.
  • Ensure all products are packed efficiently, correctly labelled and coded on the tags and outer case labels in accordance with the packing specification.
  • Report any Out of Spec Products/Machinery issues/Non-Conformances/ to team leader/supervisor promptly.
  • Machine Operating
  • Communicate and cooperate with supervisors and co-workers
  • Follow and comply with procedures, rules and regulations
  • Good organisational and time-keeping skills
  • Basic understanding of HACCP and COSHH
  • Must have basic English communication skills and Math Skills.


The role will suit candidates who have worked for a small or medium company and are willing to work in a hands-on varied role.

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